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Regional Development Policies of Korea and Policy Suggestions for Azerbaijan
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-05-04)
An oil-rich country, Azerbaijan has made great progress due to its substantial oil profits. However, like Korea, it also faces the problem of urban-rural disparity and is applying numerous regional policies to tackle the issue. Korea’s “learning by ...
An Analysis of North Korea’s Operation Mechanism to Acquire Foreign Currency: Centered on the Mineral Sector (Anthracite, Iron Ore)
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-05-02)
The international community assumes that most of the profits from North Korea's mineral exports are diverted to the development of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) such as nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. This belief has led to the implementation ...
An Analysis of Service Trade Regulations in Korea, China, and Japan and its Policy Implications
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-10-01)
In this report, we analyze the regulatory factors which restrict the trade in services of Korea, China and Japan to derive implications for Korea to enhance competitiveness in its services sectors by promoting trade in services in the three countries
Progress of the Brexit Negotiations
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-03-13)
On December 15 of last year, the European Council of the 27 remaining Member States (EU-27 hereinafter) concluded that sufficient progress had been made in the first phase of the Brexit negotiations that started in June 2017. The first phase dealt with ...
Japan’s TPP Strategy
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-02-26)
Since 2013 the Japanese government has actively engaged in Mega-FTA negotiations such as the TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership), Japan-EU FTA, RCEP (Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership), and China-Japan-Korea FTA. Particularly, Japan initiated the ...
North Korea’s Trade with China in 2015: Analysis and Forecasts
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2016-07-12)
The year 2015 marked the first time North Korea’s trade with China shrank since 2009. According to China Customs, North Korea’s trade with China in 2015 recorded 5.4 billion, a drop by 14.7% from 6.4 billion in 2014. Exports to China recorded 2.5 ...
Employment Policies Amid Low Growth: Case Studies of European Countries
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2016-10-06)
Korea is currently facing problems with employment, as did European countries during the 1990s and 2000s. In the context of low growth and high rates of unemployment, European countries rolled out various policies to boost employment and employment ...
A Comprehensive Evaluation on Korea’s ODA to Rwanda’s Agriculture Sector and Its Implications for Strategic Approaches
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2021-01-12)
There has been a growing consensus in the national and international aid architecture that sporadic or scattered aid modality should be avoided, while aiming at CPS-level performance goals, and seeking national-level development assistance that meets ...
ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community and Policy Implications for Korea
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2020-08-26)
Since 2017, Korea has been striving to deepen its cooperative relationship with ASEAN to the level of its four traditional major partners ‒ the U.S., China, Japan and Russia ‒ through the New Southern Policy. This requires strengthening cooperation not ...
Approaches to Labor Demand Forecast in Developing Economies and Their Implications for Koreaʹs ODA
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2020-08-24)
This study aims to develop systematic labor forecast methods, thereby contributing to increasing the efficiency of TVET ODA. Towards this, the study suggests a labor forecast method that considers characteristics of developing countries, and applies ...